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Vardis proud to support Deutsche Beteiligungs AG (DBAG) in appointing Dr. Jens Stief as Chief Executive at FastLeanSmart


Dr. Jens Stief is taking over as CEO of the FAST LEAN SMART GROUP GmbH, the management of the technology leader for software-supported real-time optimization in Service & Logistics FLS. 

Dr. Jens Stief is moving from the CEO position of the software-as-a-service provider (SaaS) XING E-Recruiting directly to FLS. He is an accomplished growth manager in the medium-sized software and digital industry with a strong software-as-a-service background and, in CEO, board and managing director positions, has the growth of, for example, XING, the ESRI Germany Group and standard software activities of Allgeier SE, as well as the Asia and Africa expansion of CompuGroup Medical. The industrial engineer has a doctorate in business informatics and operations research from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) and the Technical University of Kaiserslautern.

"Superior technology leads to superior results. FLS is a hidden champion. FLS technology leads to around 20% better results in the optimization of external services than is the case with comparable competitors. This leads to significant increases in productivity for our customers and improves them." Adherence to delivery dates and service activities. FLS therefore makes a significant contribution to the satisfaction of our customers' customers, "says Dr. Step.

"As part of our expansion, we at FLS are increasingly relying on SaaS as a business model. This enables a rapidly growing number of customers to benefit smoothly from the productivity gains through our software", explains Dr. Stepped out. "Together with my management team, our employees and our shareholders - especially the fast-growing Deutsche Beteiligungs AG (DBAG) - we will develop FLS into the leading European provider of professional route optimization for vehicle fleets."

For 28 years it has been developing and selling FLS GmbH 

Software solutions for the automation and real-time optimization of service processes. FAST LEAN SMART is used internationally for field service management, mobile workforce management and last mile logistics. The solutions from FLS cover the entire service and delivery process, thus enabling a fully digital and fully automated customer journey.

Well-known customers such as Jungheinrich, MEDIA-SATURN, REWE and Sky rely on FLS real-time software and benefit from the competitive advantages of maximum resource utilization, cost savings of over 20% and a significant increase in service quality. FLS solutions are used in a wide variety of industries, such as in the energy supply, the food industry, in facility management, in insurance or in refrigeration and heating technology, successfully used worldwide. The software specialist is driving its international expansion with branches in Great Britain and the Netherlands.

Since autumn 2018 the DBAG Expansion Capital Fund (DBAG ECF) Investment partner of FLS GmbH. 


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